Wednesday, March 5
Executive Breakfast Forum, 7:15 a.m., Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, 1 Newbury St., Peabody. Update on the new Essex North Shore Agricultural & Technical High School by Dan O’Connell, superintendent. Also, Mary Sarris, executive director of The North Shore Workforce Investment Board, will discuss the Workforce Training Fund. Breakfast and networking begin at 7:15 a.m., followed by the program from 8 to 9 a.m. $37/Chamber members, $55/nonmembers. Details and registration at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.
Thursday, March 6
Making Technology Less Intimidating and More Productive, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Information technology can drive revenue, mitigate risks and reduce costs. Become a more informed and confident IT buyer. Learn about IT solutions that can change IT from an expense to a profit center for a business. Speaker: Marc Arbesman, chief information officer, Throttlenet Technology. Free. Details and registration at enterprisectr.org, or contact Will Neely at firstname.lastname@example.org or 978-542-7528 for more information.
Saturday, March 8
Health & Wellness Expo, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Northshore Mall, 210 Andover St., Peabody. The Peabody, Greater Beverly and Salem Chamber of Commerce present the 10th annual Health & Wellness Expo for businesses to showcase their health and wellness services; generate leads; set up appointments; build customer relationships; connect with thousands of North Shore residents; and provide free demonstrations or screenings. For details or to purchase an exhibitor space, visit www.peabodychamber.com. Early bird discount available through Jan. 30.
Tuesday, March 11
Ten Super Apps & Tech Fools For Your Business, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Learn about some new apps that are proven winners (most of them free or inexpensive) that can make one’s professional life easier, more focused and effective. Speaker: Paul Michaels, CEO, Man Mountain Productions. Free. Details and registration at enterprisectr.org or 978-542-7528.